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  • Deutsche Bank co-CEO, 4 others face charges

    FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — Prosecutors in Germany have brought charges against Deutsche Bank co-CEO Juergen Fitschen and two former CEOs in connection with what prosecutors say were misleading statements in a court case. The Munich prosecutor's office said Fitschen, Rolf Breuer and Josef...

  • Announcement expected on Buffalo solar project

    BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo will be in western New York, where he's expected to make an announcement regarding a high-tech clean energy hub the state is building in Buffalo. The governor's office says he'll make an announcement at 1 p.m. Tuesday in South Buffalo. No details have been...

  • Providence Teachers Union rejects proposed pact

    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The Providence Teachers Union has rejected a three-year contract proposal that would have eliminated a job security clause and allowed management to create a new compensation system providing extra pay for more responsibilities. The Providence Journal reports...

  • Baltimore hospital worker among 2 shot dead

    BALTIMORE (AP) — Baltimore police have identified one of two men killed in a fatal shooting as a Shock Trauma Center employee who was on his way home from work. Police say 25-year-old Brandon Finney, who worked as a surgical support technician at the hospital, was shot dead Sunday night just...

  • Joint Chiefs chair: 'No safe haven' for militants

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Combined U.S.-Arab airstrikes at the heart of the Islamic State group's military strongholds in Syria achieved their strategic aim of showing the extremists that their savage attacks will not go unanswered, the top American military officer said Tuesday. The U.S. and five Arab...

  • Ukraine: Cease-fire being upheld on both sides

    KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — A cease-fire in east Ukraine is being upheld by both government troops and Russia-backed rebels, a senior Ukrainian official said Tuesday, in a first step toward enforcing a truce that has been riddled by repeated violations since it was imposed earlier this month. Col....

  • Afghanistan's Karzai takes one last swipe at US

    KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai used his farewell speech on Tuesday to take one last swipe at the United States, capping a long-testy relationship with the accusation that America hasn't wanted peace in Afghanistan. The only president Afghanistan has known since...

  • Syria says Washington informed it before strikes

    DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Syria said Tuesday that Washington informed President Bashar Assad's government of imminent U.S. airstrikes against the Islamic State group, hours before an American-led military coalition pounded the extremists' strongholds across northern and eastern Syria. The opening...

  • France won't stop fight in Iraq despite kidnapping

    PARIS (AP) — France's prime minister said Tuesday his country won't stop fighting Islamic State militants despite demands by kidnappers holding a French hostage. The 55-year-old man was abducted in Algeria on Monday by a splinter group from al-Qaida's North African branch. The Jund al-Khilafah,...

  • Sales of single family homes down in August

    BOSTON (AP) — Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts fell by almost 7 percent in August when compared to the year-ago month, but median prices continued to climb. The Waltham-based Massachusetts Association of Realtors reports Tuesday that it was the seventh consecutive month of...

  • Woman charged with murder after El Paso body found

    EL PASO, Texas (AP) — El Paso police have charged a fourth person with murder in the death of a man found burned in a vacant downtown building. The department said Monday that 18-year-old Brittney Stewart was charged with murder on Thursday. She was originally arrested on charges of failure to...

  • KFOR: Animal rights group calls Oklahoma Senator's pigeon shoot "cruel"

    A national animal rights group is calling a fundraiser for U.S. Senator, James Inhofe, cruel, KFOR reports. The group, called SHARK (SHowing Animals Respect and Kindness), says they received an anonymous letter from someone claiming to be an Inhofe supporter, but was appalled at his latest...

  • Israel military shoots down Syrian aircraft

    JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military shot down a Syrian fighter jet that infiltrated its airspace over the Golan Heights on Tuesday morning — the first such downing in decades, heightening tensions in the volatile plateau. The military said a "Syrian aircraft infiltrated into Israeli air...

  • UK regulator fines Barclays record $62 million

    LONDON (AP) — U.K. regulators fined Barclays Bank Plc, Britain's second-biggest bank, a record 37.7 million pounds ($62 million) for failing to properly protect client assets. The Financial Conduct Authority said Tuesday that the penalty was the largest ever for such violations and reflected...

  • Head of Serb church denounces gay pride march

    BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — The head of Serbia's Christian Orthodox church has denounced a gay pride march planned for the weekend, adding to tensions over the event, which has faced threats from extremists. Patriarch Irinej said in a statement Tuesday that the "shameless" event casts a moral...



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